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Old 04-25-2010, 12:34 PM
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I cleaned out a lint clog from the lint chute, and after getting the chute out, I found that the seal between the drum and the chute had badly deteriorated and nearly crumbled to bits. I looks like it is just a piece of low or medium density foam weather stripping. I have some leftover weather stripping I could use to replace the old seal. Has anyone done this or know if it is OK to use regular weather stripping to replace the seal, or should I but the seal made specifically for the dryer? Will the temperature of the lint chute get too high for regular weather stripping?

Thanks for any suggestions.


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Old 04-26-2010, 07:30 PM
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Don't use weatherstripping. Get this part, its only a few bucks plus shipping.

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